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as the birth place of bluegrass, and it's called the city of firsts. however, this week's vice presidential debate is not the first for the city of danville, kentucky. population just over 16,000. spotlight is not just on the city, but it's on vice president joe biden. comedian and political podcast host, man, your title gets longer every week, ben gleeb is here now. don't screw this up. you're on probation. >> i'll do my best, no promises. >> what can we expect from this debate from joe biden. all the president bush is on him following the president aes performance during his own debate which was not great. >> this is true. i think he needs to tell the american peel he can't be blamed for the top of his ticket and i think he needs to make sure he doesn't make many of his usual biden gaffes. hopefully he doesn't accidentally call paul ryan ryan paul or confuse him with paul rudd, tell him he was great in "40-year-old virgin." on the flip side i think paul rayan doesn't need to fall into the sarah palin trap and refer to joe as o'biden. and perhaps if biden wants to actually have some facts
in zone a and there are hundreds more in shelters across the city. first i want to thank those who are taking quick action to ensure their own safety and to make it easier for the rest of us. i want to thank all the people that are here working, they are volunteers and doing a phenomenal job and i would like to give everybody a little bit more of an update on the city's preparation for hurricane sandy right now. the hurricane -- earlier today i signed an executive order for t the mandatory evacuation of homes and businesses in -- the low lying coastal areas of the city. to reiterate what are the low-lying areas, zone a included manhattan beach along the east river in brooklyn, all of the rock aways and also hamilton beach and broad channels in queens, all of the coastline in staten island, city island, and another patch of the south bronx, battery park city, and stretches of the the west side water front and of the lower east side village in manhattan. there are two maps on display there, which we have and which we're trying to get. which show the areas as zone a, but the bottom li
the position is now 395 miles east of new york city. it's the first time we're seeing that mentioned in a position statement. so much to talk about. so little time. here's a look at the movement you can see to the northeast at 10 miles per hour. a category one hurricane. we're expecting it to come in as a hurricane. last year during irene there was a lot of talk that it came in as a strong tropical storm, but this will be a strong storm and a large one, and they will impact us many many different ways. one of the ways we'll be impacted, and it was noted on the last hurricane advisory was it was storm surge. that's not just the rain falling from the sky. we're going to get a lot of rain, and we'll see the piling up of the water in dangerous areas, possibly long island sound or even new york harbor. what happens when the hurricane winds -- once it starts getting into that shallow coastal area, it has nowhere else to go, brook, but up and out and inland. storm surge can travel many, many miles. we've seen that before with past hurricanes. this is a big concern for this system particular
meineke. >>> i'm candy crowley in washington. "fareed zakaria gps" will be back shortly. >>> first, we've learned that new york city will suspend bus and train service starting at 7:00 p.m. due to hurricane sandy. we want to go meteorologist bonnie schneider at the cnn weather center in atlanta for an update on the storm. bonnie? >>> candy, the storm is definitely getting closer as it continues to work its way to the north and then make that turn back to the u.s. and that's what's so unusual about this hurricane. of course, having a hurricane in october is unusual, as well. but this is going to be a wind and a rainmaker. we're talking about a widespread area impacted. in fact, millions of people potentially could be without power. when you look at the populations of cities like new york, philadelphia, and as far west as cleveland, ohio. we're also looking at the threat for storm surge, this is very key because winds are going to be strong, and we'll be looking for water to pile up, particularly in the inner harbor areas like into new york harbor, long island sound. all of these are at
from the first debate taking place at the university of denver. it is the same city that hosted the 2008 democratic convention. same state that president obama went on to win four years ago. it's going to be the first time that these two are going to share the same stage, and they're going to tackle domestic policy. that's going to happen for 90 minutes. of course, the stakes very high. especially for romney now. he is trailing in key states that could decide this election. cnn's candy crowley is saying that they're great expectations, even while both sides are trying to lower them. >> reporter: apparently romney supporter and republican governor chris christie didn't get the memo. >> wednesday night is the restart of this campaign, and i think you're going to see those numbers start to move right back in the other direction. >> reporter: note to governor christie. no, no, no, no. sop for predebate chatter is to lower expectations for your guy by raising expectations for the other die guy. like this. >> president obama is a very -- he is a very gifted speaker. the man has been o
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of the tunnels probably the main -- one of the main orders of business right now. first a transportation update. as you know, the new york city buses are at full service today. thank you, mr. joe and your extraordinary team. there will be limited commuter rail service on metro north and on the long island railroad which will begin 2:00 p.m. today. okay? limited commuter rail service on metro north and limited new york city subway service subpoena meanted by a business bridge which bill will give you more will begin tomorrow. one more time. limited new york city subway service sum mepted by a bus bridge from brooklyn to manhattan will begin tomorrow. three of the seven east river tunnels have been pumped and are now free of water, so that's good news. there will be more service literally on a day by day basis as the mta is working through this, and, once again, i have had the good fortune of working closely with the fda team, and jim loda and his team has done magnificent service, and we thank them all very much. new yorkers have been great through this. we're going to need some patience and tol
. it's just one of the problems with living in the city in front of water. >> reporter: she's been through this drill several times. her friend jack is a novice. >> this is my first time doing the sandbags, so i'm sort of playing out, how does it go. >> reporter: in washington, authorities are lahanding out sandbags and store shelves are being emptied. last summer it knocked out trees and power lines to some residents for more than a week. resident ann hargrove isn't taking any chances. there were no batteries to be had. i got four jugs of water from walmart, but i got paper towels, paper plates, paper cups, fla flashlights. >> they said the surge of customers began thursday. they cleared out of many basic supplies. >> annapolis has had some bad storms the last couple years, particularly two where they lost power for an extended amount of time. >> reporter: they warn that the damage could be significant. >> i think everyone needs to recognize that a hurricane style event is going to be a multi-day event. >> reporter: so you heard in the end talking about power. that's one of the co
to cover this morning. let's begin by narrowing our focus. first stop, new jersey. some of the most jaw-dropping images are coming in from the jersey shore. the resort area that has entertained vacationing americans for generations, one iconic landmark, the atlantic city boardwalk, lost a big chunk due to crashing waves. governor chris christie says the damage to the state's beaches is, quote, overwhelming. today, governor christie will tour the devastation with president obama. the republican governor who has campaigned steadily for mitt romney raised eyebrows by praising the president's response to this crisis. we'll take a look at the politics in play. but first, more importantly, we'll focus on the devastation, the damage along the jersey shore. michael holmes is in toms river. that's on the jersey shore. he joins us by phone. very hard to get a live shot out of there right now. michael, describe the jersey shore. what are you seeing? >> reporter: damage in barrier island. it's quite a sight, i can tell you. there's a mile-long queue of emergency vehicles, tractor trailers, four-whe
romney's biggest supporters, governor chris christie. more on that in a moment. first, breaking news, new york city's best known hospital, bellevue, is now being evacuated. hundreds of patients are being moved due it a failing power supply. dr. sanjay gupta will join us momentarily with more on that. the storm claimed at least 50 lives in the u.s. and one in can d canada. national guard troops are rescuing families trapped by floodwaters in hoboken, new jersey, right now. we learned today that the navy is sending three amphibious landing ships to the coast of new york as well as new jersey in case they're needed. nation's largest subway system still water logged, limited subway and rail service begins tomorrow, but above 34th street as mayor michael bloomberg said a moment ago in a press conference, below 34th street, no subway service. one sign of normalcy, the new york stock exchange was reopened and the bell was rung by mayor michael bloomberg. getting back to business there. we have this today from nasa, first time we're seeing this. satellite images of superstorm sandy from its incep
of elk enjoying the first snow of the season near denver. 88 cities saw record low temperatures. today, frost and freeze advisories extend from texas all the way to upstate new york. >>> mitt romney gives what's billed as a major speech on foreign policy today, as we count down to election day. he'll deliver his remarks at the virginia institute in lexington, virginia. president obama, meanwhile, is on a campaign and fund-raising swing in california today. >>> major drug busts for two coast guard cutters off of florida. officers seized an estimated $38 million in cocaine and marijuana from smugglers. smugglers dumped bails overboard. but officers fished it out of the water. >>> new york yankees beating the orioles to take a 1-0 lead in the division series. the bombers' bats, waking up in the ninth inning for the 7-2 victory. and yankees' ace, c.c. sabathia threw a gem. coming up one out short of a complete game. >>> the cincinnati reds are one win away from playing for a pennant. they crushed the giants behind bronson arroyo, who gave up a single hit. >> america loves bronson arroyo as
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, the city or state is cash starved, the motorist is a path of first resort. >> reporter: aaa looked at two dozen intersections in and around new york city and found, yes, the pesky yellow lights that seem too short actually are. in the intersections you looked at, how many in your estimation had yellow lights that were too short? >> in new york city, 100%. >> reporter: 100%? how short? >> we found in general anywhere from 2.5 to 2.8 second. >> reporter: aaa says with gotcha cams there's 170 in new york city have become a revenue cash cow. according to one report, in the past five years, tickets from red light cameras generated $235 million, 47.2 million in just the past year. there is no legal requirement for the length of a yellow light but in general the prevailing view is that it should be about one second for every 10 miles per hour on the speed limit. in manhattan, the speed limit is 30 miles per hour so that's 3 seconds for a yellow light but here at this intersection, we timed it and it's less. 2.5 seconds. >> my understanding from reading the article is that you found four out of 1
york city and blast of sandy such an impact. the papers just coming out today for the first time. nothing yesterday. about the only news people can get. reporting on the street yesterday i had loads of people saying, what's happening? we don't have any power. we can't get any news. when do we get the power back? cnn's rob marciano out on the streets of manhattan right now and he is working day after day, as well. probably hearing the same questions i am. tell, not only the viewers across america but anybody who might have had power back up again today, where do we stand in the city trying to get back up on our feet? >> reporter: well, the power situation is pretty the same. yesterday, down to con edison just down the road from here and got in to the situation room and as you would imagine the task of getting this city back on the grid is immense and all has to do with the substation on 14th street submerged by over 14 feet of water. designed for the 12-foot surge. that's worst-case scenario. sandy brought in a worse than worst-case scenario. it takes two days for everyone south t
. he is the father of jamie huguely and the counselor for ottawa city. good morning to you. i just have to say first, i'm so sorry for the loss of your son jamie. i'd like you to tell me a little bit about him and why he was struggling. >> thank you, and thank you for the invitation to be here today. jamie was struggling. he had been dealing with bullying as one of the issues for a few years, different situations. and also, it was a figure skater. he got picked on for that. he was one of those boys that was always smiling, happy to be around, and liked to make everybody happy. so that also made him a target. and at the start of grade ten, he had come out as the only openly gay male at his high school. >> did he share with you that that was part of the issue for him, and that's why he thought in part he was being bullied? >> he didn't understand -- his exact words to me is that he didn't understand why people didn't like him. he hadn't done anything to hurt anybody. he enjoyed his skating, when he was younger, for example. he couldn't understand why that made him a target for bullies. ju
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, will be fully done by tomorrow. >> and this isn't the only new york city hospital forced to evacua evacuate. i remember monday night lanagain to medical center had to evacuate patients. the first question is do you have enough hospital beds for all these people and secondly was it that you didn't foresee the magnitude of this storm, that the hospitals weren't prepared or that the hospitals could never be prepared for this sort of event and this is what's going to happen if a storm like this comes again? >> well this was an unprecedented event. we weathered hurricane irene 14 or 15 months ago with the same emergency preparations and it didn't come close to endangering the hospital. this hospital sits 20 feet above sea level, we're actually 15 feet higher than nyu hospital next door because the terrain rises slightly here, so it was obviously not anticipated that we would get a storm surge of this magnitude, the national hurricane center was predicting even at its highest 11-foot storm surge, so clearly here out of the east river, just because of the way the waters were being pushed and the leve
'll set money aside from his first day of work to his last, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. >>> i'm still making the most of my time in the city. earlier today, i went shopping at some stores in midtown. i understand governor romney went shopping for some stores in midtown. one of president obama's good one-liners tonight. >> one of president obama's good one liners tonight at the al smith dinner in new york. back with us gloria borger, jim acosta. the most important issues facing them right now. when it comes to women, the most important issue, abortion, 39%. jobs, health care, the economy, equal rights, 19, 18, 16, 15%. were you surprised by the poll? >> i was surprised by the poll, wolf. i think generally while women obviously care about the issue of abortion, the issue of contraception and a whole variety of social issues, the number one issue that we have seen in a lot of polls is the question of the economy. i think if you look at the polling of women in battleground states, it's very mixed as you go -- as you go from state to state. so i was
second debate. i felt really well rested after the nice long nap i had in the first debate. >> i've already seen early reports from tonight's dinner. headline, obama embraced by catholics. romney dines with rich people. >> i'm still making the most of my time in the city. earlier today, i went shopping at
donald's fellow employees have filed a suit saying we want our money. i think we first have to resolve, did she have the winning ticket, richard, or not? >> baltimore. that's where it took place, fred. they're a city of dreamers because the yankees ended that dream yesterday for them. >> watch it. >> right. i'm from new york, obviously. >> i'm from maryland. watch it. >> you're in vegas. >> i flew in yesterday. they are dreamers. they done the have any proof that she had the ticket. she certainly didn't cash it herself. nobody has seen the ticket. it's a great idea but you can make all these allegations for $130, anybody can file a lawsuit and make these allegations. you have to prove it. it's what you can prove. this group, they're disgruntled, they wish she had it. they can't prove it. if all of a sudden her lifestyle changes because she appointed nominees to cash in the ticket, obviously there will be an investigation and continuing lawsuit. right now, this case is going nowhere. >> really? avery, the attorneys -- >> like the orioles, it's over. >> oh, gosh. the attorneys representing the ot
of new york city and the storm is on the move. as a category one, 75 miles per hour, but it is interesting to note we have some updates to tell you about. first off, the track. we're expecting landfall late monday into early tuesday. you can see that here as the storm works its way on shore somewhere between new jersey and possibly anywhere in the dell ma have a region. what's of note, the storm surge, that's abnormal rise in water due to the storm itself, and it really can pile water up quickly and bring it well inland. so taking a look at the updated graphic, now we're looking at storm surge in the area in purple, 6 to 11 feet from long island sound, rareton bay and new york harbor. a higher storm surge amount than originally forecasted. that's not the only place impacted by sandy's storm surge. you will see it further to the south as well, looking at the risk for flooding and strong, damaging winds. candy? >> our thanks to bonnie. >>> up next, which candidate is closer to closing the deal? billion dollars to help those affected and to cover cleanup costs. today, t
in its wake. they are worried about that. in new york city, the traditional halloween parade was postponed. mayor bloomberg says it may be rescheduled next week. the storm also wiping out halloween festivities at the white house. you predicted this when the storm was first forming. you said halloween is over. >> this is the second time this happened in these parts. last year halloween was canceled far lot of neighborhoods and communities. there are a lot of kids who will remember trick or treating. >> christine and i were talking, have your own halloween party at home. bring your kids over. >>> head to our blog, cnn.com/earlystart. >>> coming up, what some banks are doing to help people try to recover from sandy. a little bit of good news there. hmm, it says here that cheerios helps lower cholesterol as part of a heart healthy diet. that's true. ...but you still have to go to the gym. ♪ the one and only, cheerios boring. boring. [ jack ] after lauren broke up with me, i went to the citi private pass page and decided to be...not boring. that's how i met marilyn... giada... r
. is that a fair criticism? or is it because the crowd he's speaking to? >> first thing, speaker dennis hastert said at this time, questioned whether we should build new orleans. i think there was significant pushback from people in that region, specific about the city of new orleans, and eric's point that did come up. >> it was a racial point. about new orleans being below sea level. >> one second. one second, okay? my point is, from new orleans, they were offended by that. here is the deal. and he had talked to the congressional black caucus, how he sees him, what he said. i heard him naacp, 2009, talked about what he did in terms of schools, those lines, and got criticized for saying basically lecturing african-americans that he wouldn't do it for the white audience. didn't hear anybody white or conservative complain about that, you pull yourself up by your boot straps. let's be honest. politicians have always talked different ways, different groups, whether are you democrat or republican, conservative or liberal. >> but, rollland, what critics are saying, he's whole message of we're not a w
, up the stairs. the president now on his way to denver. the site of the first presidential debate that begins 9:00 eastern. with me now from the beautiful city, the mile high city there in denver, with a couple of things to watch for tonight, cnn political reporter peter hamby and our political editor paul steinhauser. gentlemen, hello. i want to begin with you, because, you know, we'll take these in no particular order, but women and hispanics, what are you talking about there? >> yeah, look, this is the debate about domestic issues. if president obama does not bring up immigration and women's health issues tonight, i would be shocked. if you go to any poll, obama has huge advantages over romney among women and among hispanic voters. these are things that are keeping him afloat in the poll numbers because he's in trouble with independents, in trouble when people are asked is the country on the right track or the wrong track. romney's conservative positions on immigration and on things like abortion and contraception have really hurt him. our cnn poll that came out yesterday had o
challenger mitt romney appearing at one final rally in denver. the city where he will be squaring off one-on-one for the first time with president obama. >> in my view, it's not so much winning and losing or even the people themselves, the president and myself. it's about something bigger than that. these debates are an opportunity for each of us to describe the pathway forward for america that we would choose. >> romney will, no doubt, be pressed by the president on the specifics of that pathway and with the candidates neck and neck in the most recent cnnorc poll, with the three-point lead falling within the margin of error. it's anybody's game. here to talk strategy is ryan lizza washington correspondent for the new yorker. nice to have you with us. >> nice to see you. >> to make sense of this. we've seen them trying to lowering the expectations. what can we expect? >> that's the sort of game. you talk about how your opponent is an incredible debater and you don't know anything. you can barely stand on the stage. so much of the game is after the debate is over. these things are would n
for early reads, your local news making national headlines. up first, would you like more fries with that? an article in the tri-city harold says a surplus of idaho potatoes is hitting washington state potato farmers in the wallet. washington farmers are still digging up potatoes but there are already too many potatoes on the market driving prices down. potato wars! there's been a significant increase in potato acreage this year, mostly in idaho. >> i say yes to more french fries. yes. >>> and the delta georgia citizen has a story of a woman being reunited with her dog after being apart four years. heather jackson's siberian husky disappeared from her backyard four years ago but recently jackson got a call from a shelter hundreds of miles away in mchenry county, illinois. workers say someone dropped the dog off at a shelter in georgia and the dog was sent to illinois to avoid being put down. they found jackson through an i.d. microchip implanted in shakira. over the weekend jackson made the 700-mile drive to illinois to bring her beloved shakira back home. >> the microchip identifies so m
report. >>> first, a look at other news. an american opened fire in the red sea resort city of eilat. forces responded, killing the gunman. they say he had been laid off from the hotel staff. >>> traveling to arizona today to express her condolences to the family of border patrol agent. nicholas ivie was shot to death responding to a border sensor that went off. two men found near the border have been arrested found with drugs and guns. >>> pat summit says she felt forced out of tennessee after her diagnosis of early onset alzheimer's. summit's revelation came in an affidavit filed with a lawsuit by a former colleague against the university. back in april, she announced her retirement, saying she felt it was time to step down. >>> the cdc says more people have been linked to fungal meningitis infections. patients in 23 states could have been exposed to tainted medications. five people have died. 35 have gotten sick. now back to our top story, breaking news story. jobs report shows 114,000 new jobs added to the economy in september. the unemployment rate has fallen to 7.8%. presidenti
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into the election, the debates may help them to make their decision. dee in new york city writes, "i think they did matter and the first debate turned tide. romney got to prove he's not some sort of cold, out of touch monster. obama getting more desperate with each passing week has shown what an angry, petty street fighter he is. romney came across as reasonable, smart, able to cross the aisle, capable, and presidential." annie in atlanta says, "honestly, jack, the debates don't mean a thing to me personally, but then i paid attention to what these guys said from the first day they've thrown their hat in the ring. it's a shame we have so much information available, and yet so few of us even bother to read through it." and ken in seattle writes, "some of my favorite tv programs were not on and that was a bummer. in terms of the election, they provided nothing of value." if you want to read more about this, go to the blog, cnn.com/cafferty file or through our post on "the situation room's" facebook page. >> t"the situation room" is one of ken's favorite tv show. we were on, as you know, jack. >> it i
has been hit very, very hard. how many folks do you have still in shelters? >> well, you know, first of all, i just want to say that you know, as i go around the city and my sentiments are the same, the sections of new jersey were hit so much harder than newark. really a devastating impact on entire neighborhoods, towns, displacing thousands. hundreds and hundreds of thousands without power. so our hearts and prayers are with our fellow new jerseyans as they deal with this difficult time. i've been in and out of our shelters a lot the last 24 hours. we've had hundreds of people coming in and going out. tonight we still have in our main shelter between 100 and 200 people. it's going to be a challenging time. we know we have difficulties ahead in newark. upstate right now is the worst crisis we've seen in a long time and all of us here are just praying as the challenges continue that families and communities are able to pull through. we just faced a very, very strong storm. i know here in the state of new jersey we are strong. >> many politicians, frankly, don't really want to talk abo
to be a storm of huge magnitude? >> first, before i answer that, let me just say how proud i am to work for nyu langone medical center, where we have physicians and staff and nurses and the new york city fire department and police department, who did an extraordinary effort in incredibly difficult circumstances evacuating all our patients in 12 hours safely. it is a miracle. they did a terrific job. we are a massive huge complex. we have many generators. they are tested all the time. this was an unbelievably powerful storm. many, many things happened that were really beyond anyone's control and that's what just happened. it's a very unfortunate set of circumstances but thank god we have such an incredible team of people who were able to do heroic work. right now, we're assessing all of our infrastructure. our goal is to get back online as soon as possible. our patients, our staff, our doctors want to get back to work so priority number one right now is assess the infrastructure. our buildings are safe but assess the infrastructure, see what damage was done. we had ten feet of water, 12 feet of
about the reality the first day over a time that's supposed to be peaceful, what it's like for the perceived city of homs. he is blame this on government forces and clashes between government forces and rebel free syrian army members. they're showing violence across syria. a day when a cease-fire is supposed to take effect and local coordination and opposition syria that at least 20 people have been killed. >> so it really sounds like there is nobody believes that a cease-fire is possible in syria. >> it's hard to say. a lot of people and the people we speak with in syria say they don't believe this will hold. one of the problems is you have both the rebels and the regime putting conditions on a cease-fire. the regime yesterday when they mounsed there was going to be a cease-fire said that they have the right to retaliate against any terrorist activity and to defend their borders from areas that enter the country. they said that if their attack, their going to attack back. because of that and what is going on, it's looking increasingly dire. now with this car bomb that's go
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. >> reporter: there's an ongoing debate over how informants are used. in 2006, the so-called liberty city seven were secretly recorded by the fbi. mainly homeless men in miami with an inform a culesed in a plot to blow up federal buildings and chicago's sears tower. after the first of two mistrials a jury foreman said this. >> i don't think any of us on the jury really felt these guys were really that dangerous or really "terrorists." >> reporter: after a third trial, five of the men were convicted. last year, in another controversial case involving this man, the fbi dropped its investigation because according to sources, there were questions about possible entrapment involving an informant. new york city authorities say the case is solid and are prosecuting jose pimentel, an alleged al qaeda sympathizer accused of plotting to set off pipe bombs. police couoffered this mock-up powerful the bombs could have been. those images or just the prospect of them can be enough to convince juries, according to cnn national security analyst peter bergen. >> there's 100% conviction or pleading guilty rate.
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of the voters who received that letter, bill bishop is the president of the jacksonville city council. so, mr. bishop, you received one of these letters in the mail. how did it strike you when you received it? did it look authentic? >> when i received the letter, at first blush it looked like just another piece of political junk mail. but then after closer inspection of the outside of it, it had just enough officialty to make me open it up. it doesn't look exactly right. >> so given you work for the city, you probably are a little bit more astute as to what kind of mail looks official or not. do you know anybody else who received this kind of letter and if so what was their reaction? how have they responded? >> well, i don't know anybody personally who else received it. i do know there were several in jacksonville that did. and after further conversations with our supervisor of elections, there were many throughout the state and in multiple counties that received them. >> all right, joe johns, our correspondent out of washington, is also with us now to join in on the conversation. joe, you re
. this will mark for the second space flight and his first aboard a russian soyuz spacecraft. kevin ford is joining us live now from the cosmonaut training center in star city, russia, where he and his crewmates have been preparing for the mission. thank you for being with us. you will be at that time iss from the end of the month until march of next year. can you tell us what you will be doing while you are there? >> well, i can't tell you exactly what we will be doing but i can tell you what we plan to do. so we -- we hope to carry out a lot of science. we had a lot of training on maybe 30 or 40 different crew, intensive science projects that will do onboard. have to do with fluid dynamics, combustion, medicine, human science, various kinds of things. osteoporosis. they are all very involved when you do them in zero g. training is extensive. that's the purpose of going up there to get all of this science -- science done. there are a lot of elements to fly something space you have to train for as well. getting there, getting back, handling of the cargo that arrives and departs. going outside and d
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romney made enormous progress, at least temporarily, of dispelling in the first debate. >> ron braunstein, thank you so much. >> thank you. >> i know you're watching tonight. >>> 16 minutes past the hour, new york city police officer under investigation after a violent arrest was caught on camera. two officers, one male, one female, were responding to a dispute at a brooklyn community center last week when, boy, things got out of hand. the video appears to show a male officer hitting a suspect dozens of times after the suspect pulls free. the department's internal affairs bureau is now reviewing the situation. >>> money news this morning, the fbi issues a warning for android phone users. two attacks are fishing for your information, using applications containing malware. the fbi is warning, don't open text messages you don't know and password protect your mobile device. >>> amateur astronomers discovered a new planet in a solar system with four, count them, four suns. the planet orbits two of the suns and is orbited by two more suns and is a little bigger than neptune and about six times
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of homicides. many gang related officials unable to stem. activists say only city wide action can stop the killing. >> this is giving us all a black eye across the nation. 400 homicide mark and on pace for 500 home sides this year for the first time in many years so it's up to all of us right now. the mayor can only do so much. but we all have to play a role. >> chicago's murder rate is up 25% so far this year. >>> also, a u.s. federal judge is thrown out a lawsuit by italian businesses over the capsizing of the costa concor a concordia. it's owned by miami-based carnival use lines but the judge says the case belongs in an italian court. multiple cases are still pending in both countries. remember, 32 people died when the costa concordia struck rocks and rolled on to the side in tuscany in january. >>> peanut butter recall that started at trader joe's expanded to include other nut products at multiple stores. all of them are made in a new mexico plant belonging to sunland and all may be contaminated. the products are peanut butter, almond butter, cashew butter and tahini. they were at
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that we've saw in new york city up into the east side all along where the hospitals are now being evacuated and also of course into hoboken. it was the same water, the same surge, the same high tide. this was the first pictures though we've seen from staten island. and they are equally as disturbing as we see in other parts of new york and new jersey. >> looks like the boats are little toys stacked upon each other. >> how high the water went. >> i don't know, what could they have done to prevent this? >> well, they could have double tied a lot of them. but you see the little sticks sticking out of the water right there, that's where the dock was. so you can't do much when the dock actually gets thrown away as well. the dock torn up and thrown with the boats. here you see these boats. this is right near the park just thrown right on to the shore here. nice protected cove. actually, there wasn't probably much wave action in here. a great little hook comes down there by that cove to protect this little inlet. but the water goes up, the boats lose their tie and all of a sudden you pul
the first debate last week. so, what are the expectations for paul ryan tonight? congressman jeb hinserling tells me next. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] at&t. the nation's largest 4g network. now covering 3000 more 4g cities and towns than verizon. at&t. rethink possible. that's a good thing, but it doesn't cover everything. only about 80% of your part b medical expenses. the rest is up to you. so consider an aarp medicare supplement insurance plan, insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company. like all standardized medicare supplement plans, they help save you up to thousands in out-of-pocket costs. call today to request a free decision guide. with these types of plans, you'll be able to visit any doctor or hospital that accepts medicare patients... plus, there are no networks, and you'll never need a referral to see a specialist. join the millions who have already enrolled in the only medicare supplement insurance plans endorsed by aarp... and provided by unitedhealthcare insurance company, which has over 30 years of experience behind it. with all the good years ahead, look for the
to see if she recovers. two days ago, doctors successfully removed a bullet that first hit her in the had head and then ended up in her lower neck. thursday, malala was transferred from a hospital in northwest pakistan to a leading military hospital in the garrison city of rawalpindi in islamabad. doctors are keeping a close eye on swelling of her brain, always a big concern after brain surgery. of course, the brain is housed in a bone. unlike other parts of the body, the swelling has simply nowhere else to go. that's why doctors say it's crucial to keep the swelling under control. they say the next one or two days will be critical in her recovery. in the meantime, the government of pakistan, under pressure to find the shooters who attacked malala. we're get iting a lot of conflicting accounts from top government officials, interior minister said thursday that they have identified the two gunmen and they will be arrested soon. the foreign minister telling cnn that 100 people have been detained for questioning, but on friday a police chief in the region saying that most of those detainees
's. you see that smoke rising over the city today, and this happened as the international mediator lakhdar brahimi is set to arrive. he is going to trying to broker a peace deal next week. he stopped first in lebanon to discuss the plan that calls for a self-imposed troop. no monitoring required. >> people not too confident about that. the syrian rebels, meanwhile, seeing more successes in their battles against government forces. nick payton walsh now gives us a close-up look to the frontlines. >> a scene becoming more common in syria. rebels assaulting the once impenetratable walls of regime bases. flourishes of rebel success in the past week that have kept coming like this bid to cut off the main road north isolating the main cities of aleppo, looeflg some observers asking whether the rebels are finding new ways to hit a weakened enemy harder and perhaps just maybe break a long stalemate. >> we've seen the syrian opposition getting stronger and stronger. it is getting new techniques for taking down syrian airpower. what we have seen is take the insurrection, as they call it, which is hit
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